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Snow Dogs Restaurant

Snow Dogs Restaurant is located in a little strip mall just off of Highway 133 outside of Paonia, Colorado.  Right next to the family’s motel, the Redwoods Arms, Anna and Kurt Raith have been feeding hungry patrons delicious fare since July of 2013. “The best hot dogs, burgers, and hot sandwiches in town.” – Snow …

The Wild West Thrives at the Smith Fork Ranch

If you drive south of Paonia and Hotchkiss through the quiet town of Crawford, Colorado and head sort of south-east-ish, and then just keep going, and going, and going, you will come to the Smith Fork Ranch. Situated near the base of the magnificent Needle Rock formation, this luxury ranch provides guests with a wonderful …

Enjoy the Simple Elegance of Paonia’s Flying Fork Café

Located just a block off the main drag in the charming little town of Paonia, the Flying Fork Café specializes in cuisine de Italiano with a rustic, western Colorado flair. The building that houses this fine eatery has a long and colorful history. When I first moved to Paonia in 1980, it was home to …

Glenwood’s Pullman Restaurant: One of Colorado’s Finest Eateries

Aptly named for railroad sleeping cars that were built by the Pullman Company and operated all across U.S. railroads, restaurateur Mark Fischer’s Pullman Restaurant in Glenwood Springs, Colorado is committed to serving up great food in a comfortable urban setting. The Pullman pays attention to detail and provides guests with outstanding customer service. The eatery is …

Revolution Brewing is Paonia’s Church of Beer

Revolution Brewing is the church of beer! Well, sort of. The tasting room is, in fact, located in what used to be a small church on Grand Avenue in the charming Town of Paonia, Colorado. They brew their delicious pints, cans, and growlers of delightful cold micro-brew using local hops, local ingredients (Paonia is known …

Don’t Miss Out On Shanahan’s Steakhouse in the Denver Tech Center

I recently had an eye-opening experience that now makes me associate the Denver Tech Center with taste bud tantalization thanks to Shanahan’s Steakhouse. Conceived by former Denver Broncos coach, Mike Shanahan, this force of a steakhouse not only has something delectable for everyone, but it delivers with a slick elegance that is a rare treat …

Sushi Hai in Denver’s Highland Neighborhood

Sushi Hai – Denver’s Highland Neighborhood Nestled on West 32nd Street in the Denver’s ever-growing hip and happening Highland neighborhood sits Sushi Hai, a Japanese sushi bar and steak house. The building is large and multi-leveled, and there are comfortable seating arrangements for just about anyone. On this particular visit, I was celebrating the engagement …

Pacific Ocean Marketplace: Denver’s Best Asian Supermarket

Many of the neighborhoods surrounding Denver’s West Federal Boulevard are known for having a wonderful selection of ethnic markets and eateries. One such food-o-phile’s dream destination is the Pacific Ocean Marketplace located at 2200 W Alameda Avenue in Denver (with locations in Broomfield and Aurora as well). Since its doors opened in 1989, founders Trong …
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